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Content Includes:

  • Coverage from 1926 - 1984
  • More than 4,900 issues

Research Areas:

  • 20th-century history
  • Business/Economics
  • Cultural studies
  • Education
  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Political science
  • Science/Technology
  • Sociology

U.S. News & World Report Magazine Archive is unique in that it covers the magazine from the beginning of its three predecessor titles. The magazine features a broad variety of topics in current events, politics and business, and is well known for its ranked lists of businesses and institutions. 

This comprehensive archive, starting with the daily issues and eventually weekly ones, offers thousands of issues for research of topics and trends.


  • Cover-to-cover processing presents each issue in its entirety as originally published
  • Articles and cover pages are fully indexed
  • Advertisements are fully searchable

U.S. News & World Report Magazine Archive is valuable to researchers of 20th century current events, politics and business, as well as those interested in the history of journalism, advertising, and popular culture.

Predecessor Titles:

  • United States Daily, 1926 -1933.  “Presenting the only daily record of the official acts of legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the government of the United States of America”
  • United States News, 1933-1948. “America’s National newsweekly”
  • World Report, 1946-1948 “The weekly newsmagazine of world affairs”
  • U.S. News & World Report, 1948-1984